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Ireland vs Netherlands World Cup 2011

The Ireland vs Netherlands World Cup 2011 match would be an interesting one to watch, as we would get to see both the teams struggling out for a position at the Cricket World Cup 2011 quarter finals. This 37th match of the tournament would take place on Friday, 18th March 2011 and will be broadcasted by ESPN and DD National in India, along with other channel sin various parts of the world.

Match Timing and Venue

The World Cup 2011 Ireland vs Netherlands match will be played on Friday, 18th March 2011 at 04:00 GMT, 09:30 local and 09:00 PKT. The venue for the Netherlands vs Ireland World Cup 2011 match is the Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata.

How to Reach Eden Gardens, Kolkata

The Eden Gardens Stadium in the heart of Kolkata the capital of West Bengal is very well linked to other parts of the city, owing to its strategic location. It is one and a half hours drive from the airport. The nearest railway stations that can be availed are Howrah and Sealdah Railway Station. One of the most comfortable ways to reach the stadium is by metro, the nearest metro station being Maidan. The circular railway route can also be taken, Eden Gardens being the closest Chakra Rail Station.

Strength of Team Ireland and Team Netherlands

Ireland Cricket Team would definitely look forward to repeat the World Cup 2007 heroics wherein it defeated some of the strong sides like Pakistan and Bangladesh. The key players to watch out would be Trent Johnston, William Porterfield, Boyd Rankin and Niall O'Brien

Netherlands Cricket Team has the capacity to create upsets in any world cup match. Watch out for some excellent players such as Ryan ten Doeschate, Bas Zuiderent, Alexei Kervezee and Edgar Schiferli.

All the very best to Team Ireland and Netherlands for their journey in the Cricket World Cup 2011


Tickets for Netherlands vs Ireland World Cup 2011 match can be obtained from Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata. You can go online to book a ticket for the match.

Live Score

To keep yourself updated with the live scores and other details of the match,watch out here!

Last Updated on 01 April 2011

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